Estate Details

Associated People (5)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
- 1809 [EY] → Owner
1776 [EA] - 1776 [LA] → Joint owner
1776 [EA] - 1776 [LA] → Joint owner
1820 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Joint owner

Shown as joint owner in the Slave Registers. He and four brothers were legatees under his uncle John Robinson's will, in which capacity he claimed the slave compensation in the 1830s.

1834 [EA] - 1834 [LA] → Mortgage Holder

Associated Claims (1)

£3,488 6S 3D

Estate Information (7)

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[Name] Rosalij or Rosalie  

The estate was shown as owned by Charles O'Harra [sic], Lt Gov. William Stuart, James Clarke, Rob. and Phill. Browne in 1776: 'Isaac Werden’s A Plan of the Rosalij Compy. Estates, the Property of His Excelly. Charles O’Harra, the Honble. Leiut. Gov. Will. Stuart, James Clarke & Rob. & Phill. Browne, Esqrs., Situated at Rosalij in the Parish of St. David, Dominica, 1776. Ink and watercolor on paper. Courtesy of the Library of Congress, Geography & Map Division, G5104 .R6A1 1776 .W46 Vault', in Anthony Mullan (2016) 'A Web of Imperial Connections: Surveyors and Planters in Eighteenth-Century Dominica', Terrae Incognitae, 48:2, 183-205, DOI: 10.1080/00822884.2016.1211356

Anthony Mullan (2016) A Web of Imperial Connections: Surveyors and Planters in Eighteenth-Century Dominica, Terrae Incognitae, 48:2, 183-205, DOI: 10.1080/00822884.2016.1211356
[Number of enslaved people] 189(Tot) 96(F) 93(M)  
[Name] Rosalie Estate  

Return of W Robinson, owner; returned by Nathaniel Daly, manager. This entry includes the names of enslaved children's mothers. St. David.

T71/344 494-501
[Number of enslaved people] 197(Tot) 102(F) 95(M)  
[Name] Rosalie  

Returned by Alex Robinson for himself an unnamed person, joint owners. St. David.

T71/355 324
[Number of enslaved people] 198(Tot) 104(F) 94(M)  
[Name] Rosalie Estate  

Return of an unnamed owner; returned by William Wright as manager. St. David.

T71/358 242 - 243
[Number of enslaved people] 198(Tot) 102(F) 96(M)  
[Name] Rosalie  

Returned by Alexander Robinson, one of the heirs of John Robinson deceased, for all of the heirs, joint owners. St. David.

T71/360 212
[Number of enslaved people] 187(Tot) 98(F) 89(M)  
[Name] Rosalie  

Returned by Alexr. Robinson, part owner; includes a full return of the enslaved; 12 enslaved people were sold. St. David.

T71/362 504 - 510
[Number of enslaved people] 177(Tot) 90(F) 87(M)  
[Name] Rosalie Estate  

Returned by Dugald S. Laidlaw, agent for an unnamed owner. St. David.

T71/363 212-213